Sean Spindrift – Biography
Sean is a new producer on Mutagen Records , this year teaming up with Matt Kyriakides to form a new progressive live act MinDrift as well as working on remixes with Pete Ardron from Orchid Star.
He has been in and around the London party scene since 1995, firstly as a party-goer before becoming involved with promoting Astral Phoenix at Tyssen Street, becoming a familiar face handing out flyers every weekend. He also worked as décor crew for Kundalini events.
He began DJing Chill-out music in 2004 for Eartheart and Planet Bob's Chai Emporium, playing at events and festivals including Glade and in the green fields at Glastonbury.
By 2008 he was a regular at The Synergy Project @ SE 1 DJing and playing percussion. He joined the band Orchid Star as percussionist after a stint with Native Horizon, touring with the band over the next few years, playing again at Glade and Glastonbury, Boom and as far a way as Vladivostok. He also became stage manager for Offworld & Cosmo Festivals and has been a supportive member of Planet Bob's Chai Emporium ever since.
With the smoking ban came change for many of us and had a massive impact on the London scene so by 2009 Sean was playing Progressive Trance, working his way to becoming a prominent force on the dance floor. He has residences with Planet Bob, Progressline and Psysphere.
His musical roots hark back to halcyon days of Northern Soul in the Mod and scooter scene of the 80's in England, the Ska and Goth scene of Canada and the US in the early 90's while he was over seas with a sailing career. He has also being heavily influenced by classical, jazz, funk and blue beat.
So, enough of the blurb, time for a listen me thinks.....